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Table 1 Calculated LC50 values (IJs/larva) for ERSAG2 and Heterorhabditis indica Aborawash on larvae of G. mellonella

From: Isolation, identification of entomopathogenic nematodes, and preliminary study of their virulence against the great wax moth, Galleria mellonella L. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)

EPN speciesTime after treatment (hours)LC50 (95% confidence limit)SlopeAlpha (0.05) chi-squared (χ2)
ERSAG248 h11.55 (5.30–25.14)5.20.86 < 3.85
72 h8.94 (4.70–16.98)3.003.68 < 3.85
Heterorhabditis indica Aborawash48 h8.45 (4.91–14.54)2.30.88 < 3.85
72 h7.48 (4.09–13.66)2.20.44 < 3.85